Patterson Cos. Company Profile (NASDAQ:PDCO)

About Patterson Cos.

Patterson Cos. logoPatterson Companies, Inc. is a distributor serving the dental, veterinary and rehabilitation supply markets. The Company operates through three segments: dental supply, veterinary supply and rehabilitation supply. The dental supply segment provides a range of consumable dental products, clinical and laboratory equipment, and value-added services to dentists, dental laboratories, institutions and other dental healthcare providers across North America. The veterinary supply segment is a distributor of veterinary supplies, primarily to companion-pet (dogs, cats and other common household pets) and equine veterinary clinics. The rehabilitation supply segment provides a range of distributed and self-manufactured rehabilitation medical supplies and assistive products to acute care hospitals, long-term care facilities, rehabilitation clinics, dealers and schools. The Company's operating units include Patterson Dental, Patterson Veterinary and Patterson Medical.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Medical
  • Industry: Medical Equipment Wholesale
  • Sub-Industry: Health Care Distributors
  • Exchange: NASDAQ
  • Symbol: PDCO
  • CUSIP: 70339510
Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $44.44
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $45.51
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $46.52
  • 52-Week Range: $38.51 - $50.40
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: 21.54
  • Foreward P/E Ratio: 15.27
  • P/E Growth: 1.85
  • Market Cap: $4.17B
  • Outstanding Shares: 95,460,000
  • Beta: 0.94
  • Net Margins: 3.52%
  • Return on Equity: 17.42%
  • Return on Assets: 6.94%
  • Debt-to-Equity Ratio: 0.72%
  • Current Ratio: 2.02%
  • Quick Ratio: 1.07%
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Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ:PDCO) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Ratings, 5 Hold Ratings, 2 Buy Ratings
Consensus Rating:Hold (Score: 2.00)
Consensus Price Target: $49.00 (10.26% upside)

Analysts' Ratings History for Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ:PDCO)
DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetDetails
8/26/2016Evercore ISIReiterated RatingHold$49.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
8/26/2016Robert W. BairdReiterated RatingNeutral$51.00 -> $49.00View Rating Details
8/24/2016Bank of America Corp.Initiated CoverageUnderperform$44.00View Rating Details
8/8/2016Off Wall StreetInitiated CoverageSellView Rating Details
8/4/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
6/27/2016Credit Suisse Group AGReiterated RatingBuy$55.00View Rating Details
5/31/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
12/2/2015GuggenheimUpgradeBuyView Rating Details
11/24/2015William BlairReiterated RatingHoldView Rating Details
8/28/2015Piper Jaffray Cos.UpgradeNeutral -> Overweight$48.00 -> $54.00View Rating Details
1/13/2015GabelliUpgradeHold -> BuyView Rating Details
11/21/2014Morningstar Inc.Reiterated RatingStandardView Rating Details
11/21/2014JPMorgan Chase & Co.Boost Price TargetNeutral$44.00 -> $48.00View Rating Details
11/17/2014Northcoast ResearchUpgradeNeutral -> BuyView Rating Details
(Data available from 10/26/2014 forward)


Earnings History for Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ:PDCO)
DateQuarterConsensus EstimateActual EPSRevenue EstimateActual RevenueRelease LinkConference CallDetails
8/25/2016Q117$0.51$0.51$1.35 billion$1.32 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/26/2016Q416$0.75$0.77$1.46 billion$1.45 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/25/2016Q316$0.67$0.68$1.40 billion$1.40 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
11/24/2015Q216$0.60$0.56$1.40 billion$1.39 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/27/2015Q116$0.54$0.47$1.14 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
5/21/2015Q415$0.65$0.68$1.13 billion$1.10 billionViewListenView Earnings Details
2/19/2015Q315$0.59$0.55$1.12 billion$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/2014Q215$0.51$0.48$1.05 billion$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/21/2014Q115$0.50$0.50$1.04 billion$1.06 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/22/2014Q414$0.66$0.61$1.13 billion$1.10 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/20/2014Q314$0.57$0.57$1.07 billion$1.08 billionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/21/2013Q2$0.48$0.48$1,000.00 million$998.80 millionViewListenView Earnings Details
8/22/2013Q1 2014$0.48$0.46$914.57 million$880.10 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/23/2013Q4 2013$0.62$0.62$969.44 million$964.90 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/21/2013Q3 2013$0.52$0.52$907.54 million$915.86 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/20/20120.44$0.44$867.19 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/23/2012Q113$0.49$0.45$883.19 million$889.23 millionViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/24/2012$0.56$0.61ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/23/2012$0.50$0.50ViewN/AView Earnings Details
11/22/2011$0.47$0.46ViewN/AView Earnings Details
8/25/2011$0.44$0.45ViewN/AView Earnings Details
5/26/2011$0.51$0.53ViewN/AView Earnings Details
2/24/2011$0.48$0.47ViewN/AView Earnings Details
(Data available from 1/1/2011 forward)


Earnings Estimates for Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ:PDCO)
Current Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.64 EPS
Next Year EPS Consensus Estimate: $2.91 EPS
QuarterNumber of EstimatesLow EstimateHigh EstimateAverage Estimate
Q1 20162$0.67$0.68$0.68
Q2 20165$0.73$0.76$0.75
Q3 20163$0.57$0.61$0.58
Q4 20163$0.61$0.64$0.62
Q1 20173$0.49$0.51$0.50
Q2 20173$0.59$0.62$0.60
Q3 20173$0.67$0.72$0.70
Q4 20173$0.80$0.84$0.82
Q1 20182$0.54$0.56$0.55
Q2 20182$0.66$0.70$0.68
Q3 20182$0.74$0.81$0.78
Q4 20182$0.92$0.96$0.94
(Data provided by Zacks Investment Research)


Current Dividend Information for Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ:PDCO)
Annual Dividend:$0.96
Dividend Yield:2.16%
Payout Ratio:47.29% (Based on Trailing 12 Months of Earnings)
36.36% (Based on Current Year Consensus EPS Estimate)
32.99% (Based on Next Year Consensus EPS Estimate)

Dividend History for Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ:PDCO)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ:PDCO)
Insider Ownership Percentage: 0.46%
Institutional Ownership Percentage: 76.90%
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionDetails
8/29/2016Ann B GuginoInsiderSell750$46.22$34,665.00View SEC Filing  
5/31/2016Ann B GuginoCFOSell750$48.86$36,645.00View SEC Filing  
9/25/2015James W WiltzDirectorSell5,000$45.14$225,700.00View SEC Filing  
9/24/2015Jerome E ThygesenVPSell3,760$45.00$169,200.00View SEC Filing  
9/11/2015Ellen A. RudnickDirectorSell12,000$45.45$545,400.00View SEC Filing  
12/1/2014George L HenriquesInsiderSell8,000$48.20$385,600.00View SEC Filing  
6/9/2014Sean M MunizVPSell1,095$39.58$43,340.10View SEC Filing  
3/6/2014George HenriquesInsiderSell3,022$41.74$126,138.28View SEC Filing  
12/6/2013George HenriquesInsiderSell7,700$41.73$321,321.00View SEC Filing  
11/26/2013Ann GuginoVPSell1,008$41.43$41,761.44View SEC Filing  
9/16/2013Charles ReichDirectorSell43,831$41.20$1,805,837.20View SEC Filing  
9/12/2013Harold C SlavkinDirectorSell12,000$41.02$492,240.00View SEC Filing  
9/5/2013Ellen A RudnickDirectorSell12,000$40.00$480,000.00View SEC Filing  
9/3/2013Andre LacyDirectorSell12,000$39.88$478,560.00View SEC Filing  
8/27/2013Ann GuginoVPSell3,121$40.11$125,183.31View SEC Filing  
9/18/2012Harold C SlavkinDirectorSell2,844$34.36$97,719.84View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)


Latest Headlines for Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ:PDCO)
News IconAnalysts Take: Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO ... - CSZ News (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 25 at 11:52 AM
News IconNationwide Fund Advisors Cuts Stake in Patterson Cos. (PDCO) - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 25 at 11:52 AM
News Icon4700 Shares of Patterson Cos. (PDCO) are sold by USS Investment Management Ltd - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 25 at 11:52 AM logoHeartland Dental, the largest dental support organization in the U.S., selects Patterson Dental as its distribution partner (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 22 at 10:44 AM
News IconHolder Worth Mentioning: Patterson Companies INC (PDCO) Holder Denali Advisors LLC Lowered Stake as Stock Rose - Chester News (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 20 at 7:01 PM
News IconAlley Co LLC decides to keep it stake in Patterson Cos. (PDCO) to the level of $279000 - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 19 at 11:48 AM
News IconBroker Changes For Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO ... - NewsDen (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 16 at 11:04 AM
News IconUpdate on Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) for the day (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 15 at 11:28 AM
News IconAnalysts Weigh in on Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) - Recall News (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 14 at 6:30 PM
News IconWilliam Blair Equities Analysts Decrease Earnings Estimates for Patterson Cos. (PDCO) - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 14 at 9:57 AM
News IconHexavest Inc Decreased Stake in Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO) by $22.82 Million as Shares Rose - Chester News (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 13 at 6:51 PM
News IconAdvisors Asset Management Inc. Acquires 757 Shares of Patterson Cos. (PDCO) - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 11 at 7:00 PM
News IconWestpac Banking Corp invests in 1115 by purchasing Patterson Cos. (PDCO) shares - DailyQuint (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 11 at 7:00 PM logoHeartland Dental Selects Patterson Dental as Distribution Partner (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 11 at 7:00 PM logo9:01 am Patterson Companies selected by Heartland Dental as its distribution partner effective January 1, 2017 (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 11 at 7:00 PM logoETF’s with exposure to Patterson Cos., Inc. : October 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 11 at 7:00 PM logoPatterson Cos., Inc. : PDCO-US: Dividend Analysis : July 15th, 2016 (record date) : By the numbers : October 11, 2016 (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 11 at 7:00 PM logoPatterson Dental offers disaster relief to East coast customers affected by Hurricane Matthew (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 11 at 7:00 PM logoCredit Suisse: Five Stocks That Are Undervalued (CS, DPS) (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 10 at 6:16 PM
News IconAnalyst Research Summary: Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ ... - The Independent Republic (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 8 at 6:13 PM logoUBS Starts Patterson Companies (PDCO) at Neutral (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 7 at 11:54 AM
News IconRatings Change: Time To Neutral Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO), UBS Says (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 7 at 11:54 AM logoUBS Starts Patterson Companies (PDCO) at Neutral - (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 6 at 6:32 PM logoAspen Veterinary Resources Debuts First Environmental Preventative for Mastitis at World Dairy Expo (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 6 at 6:32 PM
News IconPatterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) Updated Broker Price Targets - The De Soto Edge (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 5 at 11:56 AM
News IconLooking at This Dividend Darling With Implied Upside: Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) - CSZ News (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 4 at 11:29 AM logoPatterson Companies Shares Cross Below 200 DMA - Nasdaq (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 4 at 11:29 AM logoPatterson Companies Shares Cross Below 200 DMA (NASDAQ:PDCO) - October 3 at 6:18 PM
News IconLatest Analyst Ratings For Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) - The De Soto Edge (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 29 at 11:51 AM logoPatterson Cos., Inc. breached its 50 day moving average in a Bullish Manner : PDCO-US : September 23, 2016 (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 23 at 11:29 AM logoPatterson declares $0.24 dividend (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 14 at 6:50 PM logoPATTERSON COMPANIES, INC. : Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (form 8-K) (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 14 at 6:50 PM logoPATTERSON COMPANIES, INC. Financials (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 14 at 6:49 PM logoPATTERSON COMPANIES, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 14 at 6:49 PM logoPatterson Companies Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 14 at 10:59 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Patterson Cos., Inc. : September 12, 2016 (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 12 at 6:23 PM logoPATTERSON COMPANIES, INC. Files SEC form 8-K, Other Events (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 12 at 11:18 AM logoPDCO Makes Notable Cross Below Critical Moving Average (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 10 at 10:55 AM logoPatterson Dental announces sponsorship of ADA Success program (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 8 at 6:27 PM logoPATTERSON COMPANIES, INC. Files SEC form 10-Q, Quarterly Report (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 8 at 6:27 PM
News IconInsider Trading Watch List: Patterson Companies, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDCO) - Post Registrar (NASDAQ:PDCO) - September 1 at 9:51 AM logoPatterson Companies: Range Bound Near Term, But Long-Term Trends Positive (NASDAQ:PDCO) - August 30 at 10:04 AM logoETF’s with exposure to Patterson Cos., Inc. : August 29, 2016 (NASDAQ:PDCO) - August 29 at 6:32 PM
News IconIntraday Movers - Patterson Companies (NASDAQ:PDCO), Edap Tms SA (NASDAQ:EDAP) - Money News (press release) (NASDAQ:PDCO) - August 28 at 10:44 AM logoBaird Pulls Back The Jowls Of Patterson's Q1 (NASDAQ:PDCO) - August 27 at 10:59 AM logoAgree To Buy Patterson Companies At $43, Earn 6.6% Annualized Using Options (NASDAQ:PDCO) - August 26 at 6:28 PM logoPatterson Cos., Inc. :PDCO-US: Earnings Analysis: Q1, 2017 By the Numbers : August 26, 2016 (NASDAQ:PDCO) - August 26 at 9:44 AM
News IconPatterson Companies Reports Fiscal 2017 First-Quarter Operating Results (NASDAQ:PDCO) - August 25 at 6:49 PM logoPatterson : to Present at the Baird 2016 Global Healthcare Conference (NASDAQ:PDCO) - August 25 at 6:49 PM
News IconPatterson Companies Inc Valuation – August 2016 $PDCO (NASDAQ:PDCO) - August 25 at 6:49 PM


Patterson Cos. (NASDAQ:PDCO) Chart for Wednesday, October, 26, 2016

Last Updated on 10/26/2016 by Staff